Environmental Scientist Interview?

Im a high school student and for a project we were told to interview an environmental scientist and ask some questions about the environment. If there are any on answers, i will be in your debt forever.

1. What kind of environment do you work in?

4. What kinds of responsibilities do environmental scientists have?

2. What courses did you take in college to prepare for this career?

3. How much is your salary?

5. Where would you find a job as an environmental scientist?

6. What do all environmental scientists have in common?

7. Do you enjoy your job?

8. What are your current environmental concerns?

Can i also have valid contact information for authenticity? Through email would be great too(:

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  • Anonymous
    10 years ago
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    1. What kind of environment do you work in?

    - Larely mine water remediation research and development dealing with heavy metals and uranium

    4. What kinds of responsibilities do environmental scientists have?

    - Just like every scientist environmental scientists have a responsibility to look at data and make informed conclusions

    2. What courses did you take in college to prepare for this career?

    - Environmental engineering classes and chemistry lab work mainly

    3. How much is your salary?

    - environmental scientists make varied salaries but 45K - 90K a year is not uncommon

    5. Where would you find a job as an environmental scientist?

    - government labs or their contractors. You would also find them in mining and engineering sectors

    6. What do all environmental scientists have in common?

    - I don't think there is an underlying commonality among scientists as they come from different perspectives

    7. Do you enjoy your job?

    - I love science and usually like my job

    8. What are your current environmenta concerns?

    - Uranium remediation is my particular special area of concern. In situ mining is a great technology and it needs some more studies to help determine the best cleanup stratagies.

    Source(s): Mine water treatment using magnetite and iron ferrites - James D Navratil and Andrew C Akin
  • 10 years ago

    i don't have any idea

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